Haulin' in the Holler

March 25, 2017

Eleanor Park

Eleanor, West Virginia




Haulin in the Holler is a 5K/25K/50K trail run through the beautiful foothills of West Virginia.


Location:The race will be located in Eleanor Park in Eleanor, WV.


Directions:From Charleston, WV Take Exit 40 (Rt 35 towards Point Pleasant)Take the Winfield exit (Rt 34) - first main exit on Rt 35. Turn right at bottom of the exit. Turn right on Rt 817 (stop light). Follow sign to Eleanor (right turn to cross bridge). At end of bridge turn left towards Eleanor. Once in town of Eleanor follow signs to Eleanor Park.


From Huntington, WV Take Exit 39. At stop light, turn left towards Winfield. Continue on Rt 34 to stop light (Wendy's on right). Turn right on Rt 817.Follow sign to Eleanor (right turn to cross bridge). At end of bridge turn left towards Eleanor. Once in town of Eleanor follow signs to Eleanor Park.


From Gallapolis, OH/Point Pleasant, WV Travel south on Rt 35. Turn left at Buffalo, WV bridge (Rt 62). At end of bridge, turn right onto Rt 62. Once in town of Eleanor follow signs to Eleanor Park.


Race Registration:Entry fees for the 50K are $60 before February 18, 2017 and $70 before March 10, 2017. All runners in the 50K must be 18 or older

Entry fees for 25k are $45 before February 18, 2017 and $55 before March 10, 2017.

Entry fees for the 5k are $35 before February 18, 2017 and $40 before March 24, 2017.

Entry fees for the kids run are $8

Refunds will be granted minus $10 until March 1, 2017. No refunds after March 1.

With the exception of the Kids Fun Run and 5K, race registration will close on all runs by March 10, 2017. Kids Fun Run registration will close on March 25, 2017 at start of fun run and the 5K will close by 8:00 PM March 24, 2017

Absolutely no race day registration will be accepted with the exception of the Kids Fun Run


5k and kids race runners will receive tri-blend t-shirt. 25k runners will receive short sleeve Patagonia lightweight shirt and 50K runners will receive long sleeve lightweight Patagonia shirt.


Packet Pickup:Packets can be picked up between 5:30-9:00 PM at the concession stand Friday, March 24, 2017 located in the Putnam County Fairgrounds in Eleanor Park and 7:00-8:15 AM Saturday March 25, 2017 at the concession stand in Eleanor Park in Eleanor.


Aid Stations:There will be 2 Aid stations for the 25k race and 3 for the 50K that runners will hit twice. Each aid station 1 is approximately 5 miles from the start, Aid #2 is around 6 miles from Aid 1, and Aid #3 is back at the start finish. Each aid station will contain water, sports drink, pb&j, fruit, chips, pretzels, and more.


The 5k will have 1 aid station placed around the half-way mark and will contain only water and sports drink


Post-Race Meal: A post race meal will be offered beginning at 1030 am. The menu will consist of different types of soups, crackers, fruit, cookies, etc.


Start Times:Runners should report to the start line at 15 minutes prior to the start of the race for a pre-race briefing. 25K and 50K races will begin at 8:30 am sharp. The 5K will begin at 9:00 am sharp and the kids fun run begins at 10:15 am


Awards:Awards will be given for top 3 overall, overall in each age group, overall Athena (women over 150 lbs.), Clydesdale (men over 200 lbs.), Master,Grand Master, Super Master, Active Military, and Veteran participants in all races. All runners will recieve finish award in all races.

Age groups in 5k and 25K are: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over.

Age Groups for 50k are: 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over